Tadpoles, Dragonflies, and Beetles

On Wednesday June 6 from 4 – 5 p.m. using strainers and nets we will collect, observe, and then release specimens found in the fascinating marsh habitat. Come see who is hopping, swimming, or diving in this body of water!

This program is $8 per member child, $12 per non-member child

Registration is required. Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.

The Amazing World of Birds

On Tuesday May 22 from 4 – 5 p.m. visit New Pond Farm’s Barred Owl, Bernard, and discover cool adaptations that allow owls to fly silently, to see at night, and to digest meals of mice and frogs! Become nature detective and, using mounted specimens, figure out why birds look the way they do and what adaptations help them to survive.

This children’s program is $8 per New Pond Farm member child and $12 per non-member child.

Registration is required. Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.

Knitting Children’s Hats

Would you like to make a pumpkin hat or a hat with a farm animal or strawberry on it? On Wednesday May 16, 7 – 9 p.m. join veteran knitter Mary Pat Cieri and create a unique hat that will delight a special child in your life. Pattern choices will be provided at registration, we ask that you bring the necessary materials with you and Mary Pat will provide the how-tos!

This adult program is $20 per New Pond Farm member, $25 per non-member

Registration is required. Please register online or by calling (203) 938-2117.